from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of cruciferous plants, consisting of annual, perennial, and shrubby species, distinguished by having the two outer petals larger than the others.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A genus of Old World herbs and subshrubs including the candytuft.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun botany Any plant of the genus Iberis; a candytuft.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun Old World herbs and subshrubs: candytuft


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